U.S. Navy sailors harbor widespread distrust of senior leadership: Report
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG
54) fires a Standard Missile 2 (SM-2) during a missile firing exercise.
(U.S. Navy photo)
Navy sailors harbor "widespread mistrust" in the admirals who command them, complaining of poor leadership and a disciplinary environment that tolerates absolutely no mistakes, says a survey of the fleet. The disgruntlement runs deepest in the officer corps, where scores of commanders have been relieved of duty in recent years. "Senior leadership should stop proactively highlighting…
U.S. Navy sailors harbor widespread distrust of senior leadership: report